Tahir back in for promotion decider

Daily Echo: Imran Tahir

1:34pm Sunday 14th September 2014

Imran Tahir is expected to make his first Hampshire appearance for three years tomorrow as the county aim for the win which would secure them promotion from the second tier of the County Championship.

Hampshire stars set up coaching courses

Daily Echo: JAMES VINCE (LMI Photography)

11:09am Thursday 11th September 2014

Hampshire stars James Vince and Michael Carberry have designed coaching courses for aspiring young cricketers that will take place at the Ageas Bowl this winter.

Boost for Hampshire's title hopes

Daily Echo: Jimmy Adams

8:21pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

Despite sitting out the latest round of matches, Hampshire enjoyed a good day in Division Two of the County Championship.

Surrey snub for ex-Hants star Pietersen

Daily Echo: Surrey's Kevin Pietersen. Picture: David Davies/PA Wire

2:21pm Monday 8th September 2014

Kevin Pietersen appears unlikely to play any first-class cricket this summer after Surrey resisted the temptation to draft him into their LV_ County Championship squad to travel to Worcestershire.

Coles penalised by ECB

Daily Echo: Matt Coles has made quite an impact

10:52pm Saturday 6th September 2014

Matt Coles has received six penalty points for a dangerous throw during Hampshire's recent LV County Championship win against Leicestershire.

Tahir to give Hampshire a selection headache

Daily Echo: Imran Tahir

7:00pm Saturday 6th September 2014

IMRAN Tahir will head to Hampshire after tomorrow’s triangular series final between South Africa and Australia.

Adams backs veteran bowler to be a Hants hit

Daily Echo: Jimmy Adams

11:00am Saturday 6th September 2014

JIMMY Adams is looking forward to being reunited with former teammate Andre Adams.

Duo face a nervous wait over Bowl future


8:00am Friday 5th September 2014

HAMPSHIRE are still in contract negotiations with Michael Bates and David Balcombe.

Adams targets promotion - as champions

Daily Echo: Jimmy Adams

6:00am Thursday 4th September 2014

HAMPSHIRE captain Jimmy Adams set his team's sights on more silverware after his side took a giant step to the LV County Championship’s first division.

Hants thrash Leicestershire to boost promotion charge

Daily Echo:

3:29pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

HAMPSHIRE are closing in on LV County Championship promotion after a second successive win - and they could yet go up as champions.

Adams & Carberry break Richards & Greenidge record

Daily Echo:

2:17pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

JIMMY Adams made his FIFTH double hundred for Hampshire after he and Michael Carberry broke an opening partnership record held by Barry Richards and Gordon Greenidge.

Hants to sign Andre Adams

Daily Echo: Giles White

7:01pm Monday 1st September 2014

Hampshire have signed Nottinghamshire star Andre Adams for three months of next season.

Post-tea comeback boosts Hants

Daily Echo:

6:40pm Sunday 31st August 2014

Hampshire took five wickets in 11 overs after tea to boost their promotion hopes on the opening day of their LV County Championship match against Leicestershire.

Roy injured after replacing Carberry

Daily Echo:

4:49pm Sunday 31st August 2014

Michael Carberry’s replacement in England’s NatWest Twenty20 squad was injured within hours of his call-up.

Maxwell disappointment as Zimbabwe make history

Daily Echo: Glenn Maxwell

5:05pm Sunday 31st August 2014

GLENN Maxwell was out for 13 as Australia suffered their first defeat to Zimbabwe for 31 years.

Hampshire unchanged for Leicestershire clash

Daily Echo: Chris Wood

2:34pm Friday 29th August 2014

Hampshire have named an unchanged squad for their latest LV= County Championship match, as they look to take a big step towards promotion.

Ex-Hampshire batsman Glenn Maxwell stars as Australia thrash Zimbabwe

Daily Echo: Glenn Maxwell

6:36pm Monday 25th August 2014

FORMER Hampshire batsman Glenn Maxwell almost compiled his first ODI century as Australia completed a crushing 198-run win over hosts Zimbabwe in the opening fixture of the triangular series in Harare.

Hampshire suffer more Edgbaston woe

Daily Echo:

10:19am Sunday 24th August 2014

AFTER a third Edgbaston semi-final defeat in four years, the bad news for Hampshire is that T20 Finals Day returns to Birmingham in 2015.

Hampshire to sign another Adams?

Daily Echo:

3:42pm Sunday 24th August 2014

Hampshire have been linked with a move for Nottinghamshire veteran Andre Adams.

Smith desperate for T20 medal win

Daily Echo:

6:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

WILL Smith is desperate to make up for his previous Finals Day disappointment.

Wood will keep it simple if he gets another chance to bowl for T20 glory

Daily Echo:

8:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

CHRIS Wood will keep it simple if he has another chance to bowl Hampshire to T20 glory tonight.

Live T20 Finals Day - Hampshire v Lancashire

Daily Echo:

2:31pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

Welcome to live coverage of Hampshire's T20 Blast semi-final against Lancashire at Edgbaston.

Shah jets in for Finals Day after holiday

Daily Echo: OWAIS SHAH (LMI Photography)

3:51pm Friday 22nd August 2014

OWAIS Shah will fly in from a family holiday tomorrow morning in time to play for Hampshire at T20 Finals Day.

Natwest T20 Finals Day - the lowdown on all four teams

Daily Echo: Hants include Tomlinson and Wheater in T20 Blast squad

11:07am Friday 22nd August 2014

Hampshire will make history at Edgbaston tomorrow when they make a fifth successive appearance at T20 Finals Day.

Can Carbs and Co light up the T20 Blast?

Daily Echo:

6:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

AT their best, they form Hampshire’s most dynamic opening partnership since Barry Richards and Gordon Greenidge.

Hants end 50-over campaign with defeat


7:39pm Thursday 21st August 2014

JIMMY Adams just missed out on his first hundred of the season as Hampshire ended their Royal London One-Day Cup campaign with a fourth successive defeat.

Skipper Vince hoping to make T20 history

Daily Echo:

6:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

JAMES Vince is hoping to become the youngest captain to win county cricket’s T20 competition as Hampshire prepare for a record fifth successive Finals Day.

Appointing Vince as captain 'was a gamble'

Daily Echo:

7:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

HAMPSHIRE director of cricket Giles White admits appointing James Vince as T20 captain was a risk.

Debuts for Akram and Barber

Daily Echo:

8:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

HAMPSHIRE seamers Tom Barber and Basil Akram will make their debuts in today’s 50-over dead rubber against Yorkshire at The Ageas Bowl.

Tahir set for Ageas Bowl return

Daily Echo:

8:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

Hampshire are set to bring Imran Tahir back to the Ageas Bowl for the last two LV County Championship matches of the season.

Flintoff available for Finals Day

Daily Echo: Andrew Flintoff

11:44pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Hampshire could yet be up against Andrew Flintoff at T20 Blast Finals Day - as well as England duo Jos Buttler and James Anderson.

Hants to sign Imran Tahir for Championship run-in

Daily Echo: Imran Tahir

9:38am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Hampshire are set to bring Imran Tahir back to the Ageas Bowl for the last two LV County Championship matches of the season.

Hants pair in England U19 win

Daily Echo: Hampshire's Tom Alsop

10:14pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Hampshire duo Tom Alsop and Brad Taylor helped England Under-19s take a 4-0 lead in their one-day series against South Africa.

Flintoff unlikely to face Hampshire

Daily Echo: SEEKING A RETURN TO ACTION? Andrew Flintoff

8:48pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

ENGLAND stars Jimmy Anderson and Jos Buttler will be available to play for Lancashire against Hampshire in Saturday’s NatWest T20 Blast semi-final, but Andrew Flintoff looks unlikely to be in the squad.

Hants boost promotion hopes with Canterbury win

Daily Echo: Matt Coles

3:45pm Monday 18th August 2014

Hampshire boosted their LV County Championship promotion bid with an impressive win against Kent at Canterbury.

Hants dup help England clinch series

Daily Echo: Tom Alsop

11:37pm Monday 18th August 2014

Hampshire duo Tom Alsop and Brad Taylor starred as England U19s clinched their ODI series against South Africa at Trent Bridge.

Adams stars for Hants at Canterbury

Daily Echo: Jimmy Adams

7:44pm Sunday 17th August 2014

Hampshire are on course to complete a vital LV County Championship win against Kent after an outstanding weekend in Canterbury.

Hants duo star for England U19s

Daily Echo: Tom Alsop

8:07pm Sunday 17th August 2014

Hampshire prodigy Tom Alsop hit a match-winning century as England Under-19s beat their South African counterparts at Trent Bridge.

Wood stars as Hants dominate Kent

Daily Echo: Chris Wood.

8:34pm Saturday 16th August 2014

Hampshire all-rounder Chris Wood followed his opening day half-century with a five for 39 haul on day two of their LV= County Championship clash with Kent in Canterbury.

Chris Wood extends Hants deal for further year

Daily Echo:

6:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

CHRIS Wood has extended his contract by one year, until the end of the 2016 season.

Ervine puts Hants in the driving seat

Daily Echo:

10:00pm Friday 15th August 2014

Sean Ervine made the best of a placid pitch to ease Hampshire into the driving seat on the opening day of their LV County Championship Division Two clash with Kent.

Wood signs contract extension

Daily Echo: Basingstoke bowler Chris Wood

12:24pm Friday 15th August 2014

CHRIS Wood has extended his contract by one year, until the end of the 2016 season.

Wood set for Hampshire return

Daily Echo:

7:00am Friday 15th August 2014

CHRIS Wood is set to play his first LV County Championship match of the season when Hampshire attempt to boost their promotion hopes against in-form Kent.

Wheater century not enough to save Hants

Daily Echo:

6:00am Thursday 14th August 2014

HAMPSHIRE will miss out on the Royal London One-Day Cup quarter-finals after a thrilling five-run defeat by Essex at Chelmsford.

Lion king Vince back for Hampshire

Daily Echo: JAMES VINCE (LMI Photography)

8:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

JAMES Vince returns to Hampshire duty today hoping to keep the county in contention for a place in the Royal London One-Day Cup quarter-finals.

Five-wicket haul for seamer King

Daily Echo:

7:00am Tuesday 12th August 2014

MATT King took five wickets as Hampshire enjoyed one of their best days of the season in Second Eleven Championship.

U15s to face Middlesex

Daily Echo:

7:00am Tuesday 12th August 2014

Hampshire Under-15s face Middlesex in the ECB Royal London County Cup quarter-finals at Totton & Eling's Linden Oval tomorrow at 11am.

Hants on cusp of One-Day Cup exit

Daily Echo:

9:09pm Monday 11th August 2014

HAMPSHIRE’s exit from the Royal London One-Day Cup will be confirmed if they lose to Essex at Chelmsford on Wednesday night – following a second wash-out in four days.

Will Smith: "We're in must-win territory"

Daily Echo:

6:00am Monday 11th August 2014

WILL Smith admits that adapting to 50-over cricket has been a challenge for Hampshire.

Hants hoping to hang on to Maxwell

Daily Echo:

7:00am Saturday 9th August 2014

HAMPSHIRE are hoping to have Glenn Maxwell back for a third season next year.

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